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2 hrs ago |

Report: Jet hit unlisted pole in fatal Ga. crash

National Transportation Safety Board investigators say the plane with Vein Guys medical practice employees aboard hit the unlighted pole at the Thomson-McDuffie County Airport near Augusta the night of Feb. 20, 2013.


Related Topix: McDuffie County, GA, Georgia Power, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

2 hrs ago | ABC News

Correction: Exxon Mobil-Gay Rights Story

In a story July 22 about new federal anti-discrimination rules, The Associated Press reported erroneously the value of Exxon Mobil Corp. shares held by investors who supported amending the company's equal employment opportunity statement.

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Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Oil & Gas, Gay/Lesbian, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals, Irving, TX, Transgender

7 hrs ago |

Valero Energy 2Q profit rises 26 percent

The San Antonio-based company said net income increased to $588 million, or $1.10 per share, from $466 million, or 85 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Valero Energy, Velos, Startups

10 hrs ago |

Southern Co. 2Q profit more than doubles

The Atlanta-based power company said profit after paying preferred dividends rose to $611 million, or 68 cents per share, from $297 million, or 34 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago.


Related Topix: Southern

11 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Overhaul approved for troubled California refinery

This March 9, 2010 file photo shows a tanker truck passing the Chevron oil refinery in Richmond, Calif.


Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Oil & Gas, Richmond, CA

14 hrs ago | KSWO

BP employees email Houston officials over lawsuit

Houston and Harris County officials say they are receiving letters from BP employees who want them to drop a lawsuit over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.


Related Topix: Oil Spill, Transocean, Oil & Gas, Halliburton

18 hrs ago | Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The new shares are dis... )--Pulaski Financial Corp. reported net income available to common shareholders for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 of $2.8 mill... )--Newmont Mining Corporation will invest in developing the Merian gold mine in Suriname with strong local support for the project and expected all-in sustaining c... )--Mike Sickels, chairman ... (more)


Related Topix: Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada, Mining, UGI, Oil & Gas, Amerigas Partners lp

Tue Jul 29, 2014

PG&E charged with obstruction over San Bruno blast

The U.S. attorney in San Francisco announced the obstruction of justice charge and 27 related counts, which are in a new indictment charging the utility with felonies.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Explosion, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Prince George Citizen

Pacific Gas & Electric charged with obstruction in connection with fatal San Bruno ...

Pacific Gas & Electric is accused of lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that levelled a suburban Northern California neighbourhood in 2010.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Explosion

The Modesto Bee

Chevron puts plans for Pittsburgh facility on hold

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Tuesday that the energy company has delayed a final decision on the office project for the foreseeable future.


Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Oil & Gas, San Ramon, CA, Modesto, CA

Bellingham Herald

Arizona utility wants to install rooftop systems

In approved by state regulators, the request filed Monday by Arizona Public Service Co.

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Related Topix: Arizona Public Service, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy

China's anti-corruption push targets highest-ranking official yet

The investigation of Zhou had been rumored for months, but was officially confirmed Tuesday by Xinhua, China's state-run news agency.


Related Topix: China National Petroleum, Oil & Gas

KHOU-TV Houston

About 70K Austin utility residents wrongly billed

About 70,000 utility customers in Central Texas have been billed for water costs that were higher or lower than correct.


Related Topix: Austin Energy

Brandon Sun

TSX to advance amid mixed earnings; traders look to housing, consumer data

The Toronto stock market looked set for a higher open Tuesday as traders digest earnings news and await U.S. data on home prices and consumer confidence.


Related Topix: Housing, Talisman Energy, Oil & Gas, Barrick Gold, Mining

Entergy 2Q profit climbs 16 percent

Entergy Corp. on Tuesday reported earnings that rose by 16 percent in its second quarter, and fell short of analysts' expectations.


Related Topix: Entergy, Entergy New Orleans, Entergy Arkansas, Entergy Mississippi

Brandon Sun

Calgary's Talisman Energy posts Q2 net loss of $237M on higher revenues

Talisman Energy, which has been approached by Spain's Repsol for a potential deal, reports a second-quarter loss of net loss of US$237 million, or 23 cents per share.


Related Topix: Talisman Energy, Oil & Gas

Business Journal

Duke Energy makes $1.2B deal for municipal shares in power plants

The assets Duke Energy has agreed to purchase include a 16.2 percent share of the Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant near Raleigh, pictured here.


Related Topix: Duke Energy, Raleigh, NC, Brunswick, NC

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Weyburn This Week

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Kerr Mines Inc. . Miner. Down 0.5 cents, or 16.67 per cent, to 2.5 cents on 7.1 million shares.


Related Topix: Anthem, Insurance, Talisman Energy, Oil & Gas

The Washington Post

Bulls Fleeing Natural Gas as Goldman Sees Further Drop: Energy

Speculators are fleeing natural gas after prices dropped below $4 for the first time since December and power plant production fell to a 13-year seasonal low.


Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, US Energy Systems, Bethesda, MD, Business News


Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

The largest power plant in Oregon, the Boardman Coal Plant, sat idle one day earlier this summer, "cold steel" in industry parlance, its dirty power no longer wanted on an electricity grid that is becoming greener.


Related Topix: Portland General Electric, Global Warming, Powder River, WY, John Kitzhaber, US Governors


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